Albium

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Albium Products

Albium Products are primarily used for

About Albium Products

Uses of Albium Products

Chlordiazepoxide is used in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal and severe anxiety.

Albium Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Albium are Memory impairment, Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Depression, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

How Albium Products work

Chlordiazepoxide is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information for Albium Products

Expert advice for Albium Products

  • If you are taking Albium for the treatment of anxiety, it should not be used more than 4 weeks.
  • The addiction / habit-forming potential of this medicine is very high. Take it only as per the dose and duration advised by your doctor
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol as it may increase dizziness and drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • If you have been taking this medicine for a long time, regular monitoring of blood and liver functions may be required.
  • Do not stop taking medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as that may lead to nausea, anxiety, agitation, flu-like symptoms, and muscle pain.

Patient Concerns about Albium Products

Frequently asked questions about Albium Products

Frequently asked questions about Chlordiazepoxide

Q. Does Albium work and what does Albium treat?
Albium is used for the short-term (2-4 weeks only) treatment of severe anxiety, which may occur alone or in association with sleeping problems (insomnia) or personality/behavioral disorders. It may also be used to treat muscle spasms, and to relieve alcohol withdrawal symptoms
Q. Is chlordiazepoxide/chlordiazepoxide + clidinium a narcotic/controlled drug or substance?
Chlordiazepoxide is not a narcotic drug. Chlordiazepoxide is classified by the Drug Enforcement Administration as a Schedule IV controlled substance. Any medicine which contains chlordiazepoxide alone or in combination with other drugs will be treated as a controlled substance and will require prescription for purchase
Q. Is Albium a benzodiazepine?
Albium belongs to a group of medicines known as benzodiazepines
Q. Is Albium addictive?
Yes. Albium is not recommended for long term use as it may increase the risk of dependence
Q. Is chlordiazepoxide the same as diazepam?
No. Chlordiazepoxide and diazepam are not the same; however, they both belong to the same class of drug known as benzodiazepines
Q. Is Albium stronger than Xanax?
Xanax is a trade name for active drug alprazolam which belongs to the same group of medicines as Albium called benzodiazepines. Albium used to treat anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, or muscle spasms. Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat severe anxiety and severe anxiety associated with depression
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with chlordiazepoxide?
Chlordiazepoxide has no known harmful interaction with ibuprofen. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does Albium make you sleepy?
Yes, Albium may make you sleepy
Q. Does Albium cause weight gain/constipation?
Albium is not known to cause weight gain/ constipation
Q. Does Albium get you high?
Albium does have the risk of causing dependence on long term use due to the calming effects, which may be described by some as ‘getting high
Q. Does Albium expire?
Yes. Albium drug has expiry date. Refer to the label instruction of the medicine for detailed information regarding expiry of the drug.

Products for Albium

Albium 10mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
MRP
2.12
Not Available

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